Study Sheds New Light On Gap Between Refugees and Host Communities

[The Conversation Africa] Refugees are increasingly regarded as a development issue, rather than simply a focus for humanitarian aid. This reflects the fact that 84% of the world’s refugees are in low and middle-income countries, more than half live in…

[The Conversation Africa] Refugees are increasingly regarded as a development issue, rather than simply a focus for humanitarian aid. This reflects the fact that 84% of the world's refugees are in low and middle-income countries, more than half live in urban areas alongside host country nationals, and that indefinite dependency on humanitarian aid is now regarded as undesirable and unsustainable.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

South Africa Must Resist Another Captured President – This Time By the Markets

[The Conversation Africa] The African National Congress (ANC) has made a dangerous habit of bringing post-apartheid South Africa to the brink of instability and the common ruin of all. The resignation of former President Jacob Zuma and his replacement …

[The Conversation Africa] The African National Congress (ANC) has made a dangerous habit of bringing post-apartheid South Africa to the brink of instability and the common ruin of all. The resignation of former President Jacob Zuma and his replacement by Cyril Ramaphosa was such a moment. It brought home the point that the over-concentration of power in the office of the president has clearly not worked.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Don’t Wait for Central Govt in Delivering Social Services, PM Tells Municipalities

[Citizen] Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa has directed the Nyamagana and Ilemela Municipalities in Mwanza Region not to wait for funds from the central government in providing social services.

[Citizen] Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa has directed the Nyamagana and Ilemela Municipalities in Mwanza Region not to wait for funds from the central government in providing social services.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

We Aren’t Part of Online Funeral Contributions – Family of Killed Student Says

[Citizen] The family of the National Institute of Transport (NIT) student who was shot dead by police on February 16, has said it is not part of the ongoing efforts to collect funds for the funeral services through online platforms and mobile money tra…

[Citizen] The family of the National Institute of Transport (NIT) student who was shot dead by police on February 16, has said it is not part of the ongoing efforts to collect funds for the funeral services through online platforms and mobile money transfer.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Sable Mining, Andrew Groves Strengthen Evidence Against Varney Sherman in Bribery Trial

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Cllr. Varney Sherman is not off the hook in the high profile bribery case involving him and other ranking past officials of government, Sable Mining Africa Limited and its UK-based CEO, Andrew Grooves.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Cllr. Varney Sherman is not off the hook in the high profile bribery case involving him and other ranking past officials of government, Sable Mining Africa Limited and its UK-based CEO, Andrew Grooves.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberian Historian Weighs in On President Weah’s French-Speaking Talk in Senegal

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -When Liberian President George Manneh Weah and French President Emmanuel Macron sit for a tete-a-tete at the Elysee Wednesday, the much-heralded official visit is expected to focus on the challenges facing Liberia, in partic…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -When Liberian President George Manneh Weah and French President Emmanuel Macron sit for a tete-a-tete at the Elysee Wednesday, the much-heralded official visit is expected to focus on the challenges facing Liberia, in particular economic growth and youth employment.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

Justice Minister-Designate Dean Promised to Avoid ‘Losable Cases’

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Cllr. Musa Dean has told the Senate committee on Judiciary that is he is confirmed as Minister of Justice, he will advise the government not to involve in harassment and or taking on losable cases.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Cllr. Musa Dean has told the Senate committee on Judiciary that is he is confirmed as Minister of Justice, he will advise the government not to involve in harassment and or taking on losable cases.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Kids’ Education Project Launches Accountability Project in Public Schools

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -In an effort to promote accountability and improve service delivery in public schools, the Kids Education Engagement Project (KEEP), has launched a one-year accountability and service delivery project in 12 public schools ac…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -In an effort to promote accountability and improve service delivery in public schools, the Kids Education Engagement Project (KEEP), has launched a one-year accountability and service delivery project in 12 public schools across three counties in Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia